Foliage drives in New England
Stowe and Northern Mountains
Directions: Start your leaf viewing in Stowe, where you can take in the views of Moss Glen & Bingham Falls. Travel north on Route 100 then take left fork on to the Stagecoach Road. Turn left at the stop sign on to French Hill Road and follow it to a right turn on to White Road. Travel into Johnson on Railroad Street to the intersection with Route 15. Turn right here and go past the junction of Routes 100 and 15. Pick up Route 100. Turn left onto Greaves Hill Road, then left on to Couchaine Farm Road, and take it to Route 15. Take the first left on Route 15 to West Hill Road. Next, turn right on to North Wolcott Road and go 8 miles, turn left just past cemetery to Gulf sign, and left again 7 miles to Eden Mills. In Eden Mills turn left onto Route 100, go about 1 mile then turn right onto Route 118; follow it to intersection with Route 109 in Belvidere Corners and take Route 109 west through Belvidere Center to Waterville. Take the second left on to unpaved Hogback Road And follow it to intersection with Route 15. Take a sharp right onto Route 15 and follow it through Cambridge Junction, Jeffersonville, Cambridge and into Underhill Flats. Turn left on to unpaved River Road, then take the third left on to Pleasant Valley Road and follow it about 10 miles, and take the Upper Valley Road to Jeffersonville and intersection with Route 108. Turn right on to Route 108 and enjoy the last 18 miles before returning to Stowe.
Round trip distance: ~125 miles
When to go: Early to mid-OctoberDrive provided by www.Travel-Vermont.com.